Coach Driver recruitment agency listing

Coach drivers provide transportation for passengers who wish to make long trips.

To work in coach driver jobs, candidates must be at least 18 years of age and hold a full, clean driving licence. The majority of employers of coach drivers seek candidates with GCSEs. Once in employment, coach drivers may study for qualifications relating to their role, such as NVQs in Road Passenger Transport.

Newly appointed coach drivers are paired up with experienced staff and receive extensive induction training covering customer care, manual handling, disability awareness, health and safety, overseas driving laws, foreign language skills, and defensive driving. Drivers also work towards gaining a passenger carrying vehicle (PCV) licence and a Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC).

The main employers of coach drivers are companies offering long distance tours. Most coach driver jobs involve working shifts covering evenings, weekends and public holidays. Working hours for coach drivers cannot exceed 56 hours a week, with a 90 hour maximum limit over a course of two weeks. In addition to working long hours, candidates for coach driver jobs must be comfortable spending time away from home as they may be required to transport passengers to overseas destinations. Vacancies for full-time, part-time and temporary coach drivers may be advertised through specialist recruitment agencies.

Trainee coach drivers may earn around £10,000 a year. Experienced coach drivers can earn higher salaries, particularly if they are required to spend weeks overseas.

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  • Berry Recruitment - Driving Division

    We have access to a full range of commercial driving staff who are ready to make an immediate impact in the long or short term vacancies of our nationwide clients. Berry Recruitment dedicate an established driving division that can place skill and license assessed candidates into coach, car, minibus, PCV and commercial driving roles. We offer 24 hour support and are FTA and REC accredited.
    Coverage UK wide
    15 Offices Nationwide
  • Fusion Staff Agency LTD

    Fusion is an independent recruitment company that specialises in providing permanent & temporary jobs & staff to the Industrial, Manufacturing, Commercial & Events sectors. With two decades worth of recruitment experience in the Midlands. Fusion has created a great reputation with both customers and candidates for our exceptional service and knowledge of the local market. We work with all level companies & vacancies
    Coverage Midlands
    • Floor 11, 60 Charles Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 1FB
  • Link2Recruit Ltd

    Link2Recruit have over 30 years exp specialising in th HGV and Industrial market. The 3 Directors all remain hands on and work directly with our Clients, we feel this is our main strength as this provides continuity of temps . We are now recognised as one of the leading Driving/Ind agencies in the Midlands
    Coverage uk wide
    • 52a High Street, Erdington, West Midlands, Birmingham, B23 6RH
  • Pure Staff Ltd

    DRIVING, COACH Drivers-- tailoring a service that works around your needs, whether you need an immediate Driver or looking to recruit the perfect skilled Driver with particular experiences. In short we deliver a personal flexible service at realistic rates, building your trust along the way - CALL TODAY!!!!
    Coverage The Midlands and Welsh Borders
    • 8 Lowesmoor Wharf, Worcester, Worcestershire, WR1 2RS
    • Office 8, Oxford Street Industrial Park, Vulcan Road, Wolverhampton, Bilston, West Midlands, WV14 7LF
    • The Chamberlain Building, 36 Frederick Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, B1 3HN
  • Top Team Personnel

    We supply the right staff for the right job, and are aim is to get this right every time. The Commercial and driving staff that we have on our books, have all had written test, licence checks with the DVLA and all have had an face to face interview.
    Coverage Northamptonshire, Bedfordshire, Milton Keynes.
    • First Floor, Thrift House, 60c Oxford Street, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN8 4JJ
  • Nationwide Recruitment Assistance Limited

    As specialist recruiters of Driving candidates across the UK, Nationwide Recruitment are best placed to source the HGV, Forklift and Commercial personnel that your business needs. We have over four decades of industry experience and assess all candidates to ensure that they have the licenses and character to be an asset to your company. Our cost effective service promises to recommend only the highest quality of drivers for all categories.
    Coverage London and southeast
    • 134 High Street, Chelmsford, Essex, Maldon, CM9 5BX

    24/7 365 Days a year service to our clients. Out of Hours calls are not diverted a call centre. All drivers are physically interviewed and tachograph tested.
    Coverage NATIONWIDE UK
    • Number 10, Atlanta Boulevard, Romford, Essex, RM1 1TB
  • Multitask Personnel Ltd

    We boast over 20 years experience recruiting for the Driving sectors. HGV 1 HGV 2 7.5 tonne Van Transport planning Plant operators
    Coverage UK wide
    • 18 Nightingale Court, Nightingale Close, Sheffield, Rotherham, Yorkshire, S60 2AB
    • Office B11, Lodge House, Cow Lane, Manchester, Burnley, Lancashire, BB11 1NN

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Low Pay:£14,918
Medium Pay:£17,550
High Pay:£19,500
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